GPS World Leadership Award for dr. Tom Willems

(23-10-2018)

Dr. Tom Willems, voluntary staff member in the 3D data acquisition group of the Geography Dept., received the ‘GPS World Leadership Awards’ during the ION GNSS+ 2018 conference in Miami. Tom and his team received this award for their contribution to the development of GNSS-receivers for worldwide ionosphere monitoring, enabling many Earth-observing applications ranging from ionospheric scintillation characterization to tectonic movements monitoring.